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13 Mar 2016 - 10:00
the GirlHack is part of the Anita Borg Celebration Week, and other activities celebrating the International Women's Day. SPECS of the DTIC dept. and the Enginyeries UPF Lab contribute to this...
12 Mar 2016 - 10:00
SPECS participate with educational activities at the UPF Open Doors event taking place on the 12th of March 2016. A taller on humanoid robots was offered to kids age 12-17. Participation was great...
11 Mar 2016 - 10:00
"Our goal is to provide tools for effective, accessible and affordable in the clinic and at home brain rehabilitation, and in doing so , we contribute to the autonomy and quality of life of many...
24 Feb 2016 - 10:00
Hundreds of students from different schools in Barcelona join the ESCOLAB event every year and in this context they visit our laboratory in the hope to learn something new. And in fact they do!   It...
15 Feb 2016 - 10:31
Euronews Futuris broadcast SPECS's research on neuro-rehabilitation. "A virtual reality game to help stroke patients"  http://www.euronews.com/2016/02/15/a-virtual-reality-game-to-help-stroke... The...
15 Feb 2016 - 10:20
Great impact on the media by the recently published study on affective self-report coauthored by SPECS members Alberto Betella and Paul Verschure   Affective Slider: A Digital Self-Assessment...
8 Feb 2016 - 10:05
Betella A, Verschure PFMJ (2016) PLoS ONE 11 (2): e0148037. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0148037 Self-assessment methods are broadly employed in emotion research for the collection of subjective...
7 Feb 2016 - 10:00
What a wonderful way to learn programming by composing music with a robot, Codi-Bot does that!  Today Codi-Bot is performing at Cosmo Caixa at the MiniMakers Faire and the outcome is  fantastic! Come...
5 Feb 2016 - 12:00
Today SPECS's PhD student BELÉN RUBIO BALLESTER defends her thesis entitled  VR-based rehabilitation strategies for functional motor recovery after stroke: individualization, reinforcement and...
18 Jan 2016 - 10:00
Best Paper Award at the NetSci-X Conference held in January 11-13, 2016 in Wroclaw, Poland for the following paper Arsiwalla, X. D., & Verschure, P. (2016). Computing Information Integration in...

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